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Sixth Annual Golf Play Day


Sep 15, 2016 by April

Chemo Cargo's Sixth Annual Golf Play Day was a great way to end the summer! Although overcast, the temperature was great. The event raised approximately $4,000, which will provide about 125 totes to chemo patients in the stateline.

Huge thanks go out to our sponsors! Where and when you're able, please support these companies and individuals that support Chemo Cargo.


Platinum Sponsor: SwedishAmerican Regional Cancer Center




Gold Sponsor: Allyson's Angels



Lunch Sponsor: Cimino Wealth Advisors

Longest Drive Sponsor: Have a Skate With Bob

Hole Sponsors: 
Beloit Cancer Center
Have a Skate With Bob
Dental Dimensions
Excelsior, Inc.
MFG, LLC
XL Contracting
Sam's Ristorante


   

Women's Longest Drive prize donated by Clodius & Company Jewelers.

  
Erin Wilcoxen holds the beautiful charm necklace she won for the Women's Longest Drive.




Feedback


Jul 18, 2015 by April

Because of the way we distribute totes through hospitals instead of directly to patients, we don't receive a lot of feedback. When we do, it's normally positive and makes our day! Here are a few comments we've received lately:

"I love the chemo bag, I take it with me every day to chemo. I like that it has a pocket for my water bottle and I also like the soft blanket. Thanks!"

"Very thoughtful, appreciated, and unexpected. Thanks!"

"Thanks so much for this wonderful program! God Bless You."

"Nice, sturdy bag!"

"This is a very nice gift. Thank you!"

"Your tote was a very nice idea. Having gone through it 11 years ago, I had some idea what to expect, but it is a nice gesture on your part! Thank you."

"Thanks so much for your caring and your generosity."

"All were perfect. Thank  you so much!"




2014 Moonlight Bowl Results


May 12, 2014 by April

At the end of March, Chemo Cargo held our 2nd Moonlight Bowl Fundraiser. Hosted by Park Lanes in Loves Park, the event raised almost $2,300. 

A huge thank you to all of our Bowlers, Sponsors, and Donors. A special thanks to Park Lanes for all their help. Please consider doing business with these generous people if you have the chance!

Sponsors included SwedishAmerican Regional Cancer Center, Agnew Law Offices, and MFG LLC.

The following people and businesses generously donated items for our Chinese Auction and Bake Sale:
  • Kids Spot in Roscoe
  • the Beloit Snappers 
  • Coral Cove Family Fun Center in South Beloit
  • Andrea Watts with Avon
  • Kelly Heinrich with ThirtyOne
  • Alpine Bank
  • Chris Zion, MFG LLC
  • Laura Bawinkel
  • Karin Young
  • Kim DeMoulin
  • Share Serendipity
  • Nicole Craig, Zoey's Furry Friends Bakery
  • Sandi Wohlford, Sandi's Sweets
  • Terry Young
  • Linda Young
  • Jeanne Martin


Now Serving the Beloit Cancer Center


Mar 6, 2014 by April

Chemo Cargo is thrilled to partner with Beloit Health System's Cancer Center. We delivered our first batch of bags andOur toured the brand new, $11.6 million facility at the end of January. In collaboration with the University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center, the Beloit cancer team now brings their state of the art services and equipment under one roof. Board members were particularly impressed by all the small touches designed for patient comfort, including a walking path that can be used during infusion.



Photo: April Kunzelman of Chemo Cargo and Sharon Cox of Beloit Health System



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